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Serendipity 3

225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
+1 212-838-3531
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I made reservations while we were in the city after Valentine's Day. We arrived shortly before our 630 reservation and the entry way was packed. ** I definitely recommend a reservation unless you're prepared to wait 60+ minutes for dinner/dessert !! **...More

Thank NicoleH788
Reviewed 2 days ago

The meal was average. The kids LOVED the frozen hot chocolate. The menu is endless, so not sure how a restaurant can do all of that variety very well. The prices are very high for what you get. The service was acceptable, but our waiter...More

Thank M M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were first group seated at 11:30. Took over 45 minutes to have food on the table. French toast stone cold hamburger requested as well done came rare. Terrible service terrible food.

Thank mariekmunroe
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Make a reservation, or wait for up to 4 hours for a table. This whimsical restaurant has a never-ending menu filled with pure yumminess, historical frozen hot chocolate, and of course the movie connection.

Thank Passport-Maven
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I never leave bad reviews but I couldn’t not warn others. We went here for a family dinner, waited an hour for our table. They were out of what my daughter wanted, when the food came it was all cold. My husbands burger was dried...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I knew Serendipity restaurant because of the movie. So when I went to NY last month, I made sure I will try the place. I can say, food is quite expensive but the taste is not special.

Thank IamBlurry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in last minute with a friend because it sounded like a fun, albeit random, spot to grab lunch. Service was very slow and seemed understaffed. Food was adequate, but nothing memorable. Coffee drinks were also just ok. Overall, I have to agree that it’s...More

Thank daz709
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in New York for just 2 full days and one was a blizzard, 1/4/18. We went to Empire State Building, we had reserved tickets, and of course there was no view but I planned for Serendipity and I was determined to get there....More

1  Thank Kirsten F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't waste your money eating here. Cute shop and since it was a movie location, it would be cute to walk in their gift shop, or if you must sit down and experience for yourself, maybe sit down and share something. We had the carrot...More

1  Thank Beachvacasrbest
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely one of those places that promised to be spectacular but failed to deliver. Disappointment all round. The frozen hot chocolate, the magical atmosphere and the great service were all missing! Staff were disinterested, rude and barely provided ‘service’. The frozen hot chocolate,...More

Thank Tori K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-838-3531
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